Statistics…

1. First read this article. Which statistic most surprises you?

2. Read http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/World_population. How many people live on Earth? Write the number out. How many zeros is that?

3. What do you want to be when you grow up?

4. There are 30 NBA teams with roughly 12 players on each team. How many players are in the NBA at any given time? (Hint: 30 x 12= ?)

5. NBA players compose up what percentage of people on earth? (Hint: 360/7,000,000,000 = ?)

6. Read http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/NBA_league_average_height,_weight,_age_and_playing_experience. The average height of an NBA player is ______________. List someone you know personally that is that tall.

7. The average height of a male is 5’9” tall. How many players have played in the NBA at that height? ___________ http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_shortest_players_in_National_Basketball_Association_history

8. NFL teams have 53 players on each team, and there are 32 teams. How many NFL players are there each year?

9. Read http://work.chron.com/long-average-career-nfl-player-12643.html. How long is the average NFL career? How many players were placed on Injured Reserve in 2010?

10. Baseball has the most professional athletes however with each team having 25 players in the Major Leagues and at least 3 minor league teams. There are at least 3,000 baseball players playing professionally. http://www.theawl.com/2012/05/cup-of-coffee-baseball-players How many players have played their entire lives and only made it to play one MLB game?

11. Read http://www.ncaa.org/about/resources/inclusion/title-ix-frequently-asked-questions. Explain Title 9 in 3 sentences.

12. What is the oldest professional player that you have seen? __________________

13. Read http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_countries_by_life_expectancy. What is the life expectancy of the average American male? What do you plan to do for 40 years of your life? ___________________________

14. Go to http://virginiacareerview.com/68/check-it/who-r-u/. What should you be?

15. Research a career. http://virginiacareerview.com/68/careersq/career-search. List is here______________________. List 5 facts about this career below.

16. Which school could you go to for training? http://virginiacareerview.com/68/school-411/school-search

17. What is the name of the certification or degree you need for this job?

18. Read http://cteresource.org/attachments/atb/WRSRepositoryFiles/WRSList.pdf. Explain 1-7 in your own words.

__Answer in complete sentences__1. First read this article. Which statistic most surprises you?

2. Read http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/World_population. How many people live on Earth? Write the number out. How many zeros is that?

3. What do you want to be when you grow up?

4. There are 30 NBA teams with roughly 12 players on each team. How many players are in the NBA at any given time? (Hint: 30 x 12= ?)

5. NBA players compose up what percentage of people on earth? (Hint: 360/7,000,000,000 = ?)

6. Read http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/NBA_league_average_height,_weight,_age_and_playing_experience. The average height of an NBA player is ______________. List someone you know personally that is that tall.

7. The average height of a male is 5’9” tall. How many players have played in the NBA at that height? ___________ http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_shortest_players_in_National_Basketball_Association_history

8. NFL teams have 53 players on each team, and there are 32 teams. How many NFL players are there each year?

9. Read http://work.chron.com/long-average-career-nfl-player-12643.html. How long is the average NFL career? How many players were placed on Injured Reserve in 2010?

10. Baseball has the most professional athletes however with each team having 25 players in the Major Leagues and at least 3 minor league teams. There are at least 3,000 baseball players playing professionally. http://www.theawl.com/2012/05/cup-of-coffee-baseball-players How many players have played their entire lives and only made it to play one MLB game?

11. Read http://www.ncaa.org/about/resources/inclusion/title-ix-frequently-asked-questions. Explain Title 9 in 3 sentences.

12. What is the oldest professional player that you have seen? __________________

13. Read http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_countries_by_life_expectancy. What is the life expectancy of the average American male? What do you plan to do for 40 years of your life? ___________________________

14. Go to http://virginiacareerview.com/68/check-it/who-r-u/. What should you be?

15. Research a career. http://virginiacareerview.com/68/careersq/career-search. List is here______________________. List 5 facts about this career below.

16. Which school could you go to for training? http://virginiacareerview.com/68/school-411/school-search

17. What is the name of the certification or degree you need for this job?

18. Read http://cteresource.org/attachments/atb/WRSRepositoryFiles/WRSList.pdf. Explain 1-7 in your own words.